Loading Windows Xp

Karl Larsen k5di at zianet.com
Tue Mar 18 00:43:03 UTC 2008


squareyes wrote:
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>>     OK. I tried with the NTFS volume set and the same results, no action 
>> after the first 30 seconds. Could be that I am working with Win XT Home 
>> Edition and as I recall you need to prove you have an earlier version of 
>> windows. I do not know how to do this.
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>> Karl
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>>>>     So it is my call to forget the whole thing. Too Hard.
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> Hi,
> don't know if this may help,
> I had to reset hard drive mode in bios, win XP would not even recognize 
> there was a drive there
> with bios set default.
> Hope this helps
> Take Care
> Winton
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Well I think my BIOS calls it auto. Are you saying WinXP needs BIOS to 
be set to an actual hard drive type? My Linux was never worried :-)

And will the Home version work if I do all this?

Karl


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